TABLE 5

Pediatrician's Perceptions About the Need for Training and/or Resources on Various Topics, Ordered by Level of Need

TopicGreat Need, n (%)Somewhat of a Need, n (%)No Need, n (%)
Protocol steps for follow-up of screening737 (66.0)339 (30.4)37 (3.0)
Early intervention options687 (61.6)390 (35.0)37 (3.3)
Useful contacts for more information678 (60.8)422 (37.8)15 (1.3)
Patient education resources650 (58.2)454 (40.6)12 (1.0)
Impact of varying degrees of hearing loss on infant language631 (56.7)457 (41.0)25 (2.2)
Guidelines for screening for late-onset hearing loss630 (56.7)445 (40.0)34 (3.0)
Methods for screening children at well-child visits568 (50.8)495 (44.3)54 (5.0)
Hearing aids and cochlear implants567 (50.8)529 (47.4)18 (1.6)
Genetics and hearing loss486 (45.2)574 (53.4)13 (1.2)
Guidelines for informing families about screening results450 (40.0)560 (50.3)103 (9.2)